Refugees Welcome!’s mission is to help streamline and strengthen immigrant services in the greater Boston area. To do this, our research team has compiled a database of useful information and tools. Our unique website allows you to find information easily by having you answer some simple questions.
Please note: The information provided on this website only meant as a general overview to help navigate the rights and resources available to immigrants, refugees, and asylum seekers, and does not constitute legal advice, nor does it replace legal counsel.
We strive to make the information on this site as accurate and up-to-date as possible, but due to the ever-changing nature of policies and available services, all information is subject to change.
Links to all and any third party websites for informational use only, and we do not endorse or represent any third-party listed.
If you are undocumented or an asylum seeker, you should take extra care to ensure the various programs and resources listed in this guide are safe for you to use. There are many low-cost and pro-bono lawyers accessible in Massachusetts, and we recommend that you consult with one of them before seeking out any of the resources listed in this guide.